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Police seeking suspect after reported indecent act in Penticton

RCMP are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a reported indecent act in Penticton, B.C.
RCMP are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a reported indecent act in Penticton, B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Lee Brown

RCMP are appealing to the public for help in tracking down a suspect following a reported indecent act in Penticton, B.C.

Police say the incident took place on June 24 near a park. RCMP responded to a report of a man engaging in an indecent act around 5 p.m. in the 1000 block of Nelson Avenue.

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Despite extensive patrols of the area, officers were unable to find the person in question.

The suspect is described as a 30- to 40-year-old man with long brown hair, according to police.

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He was reportedly wearing a beige shirt, shorts and a fishing hat.

Anyone who can help identify him is asked to contact Penticton RCMP.